The Poetry of Science

Episode 171: Shipwrecked Sediments

October 24, 2022

This episode explores new research, which has found that 80 years after it sank, a World War 2 warship is still polluting the local ecosystem.


Read this episode’s science poem here.            

Read the scientific study that inspired it here.  

Read ‘After the Shipwreck’ by Alicia Ostriker here.


Music by Rufus Beckett.


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